Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 191 263
Rank change year-on-year +13 +72 +42
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 185 187 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.55% 1.50% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.10% 21.67% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 124 131 106
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £39,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £77,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,149 863 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.62% 6.92% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 818 635 781
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +4.49%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 86 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +14 71 £60,000 -4.00% 7
Suffolk - 20 £60,000 -
Essex +14 4 £30,000 -42.86%
Norfolk +10 3 £75,000 +66.67%
Bedfordshire +4 1 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 167 (90.27%) Puppet
2 159 (85.95%) Linux
3 142 (76.76%) DevOps
4 141 (76.22%) Amazon AWS
5 117 (63.24%) Ansible
6 116 (62.70%) Python
7 78 (42.16%) Docker
8 71 (38.38%) Bash Shell
8 71 (38.38%) Jenkins
8 71 (38.38%) Unix
8 71 (38.38%) PowerShell
9 69 (37.30%) DNS
10 67 (36.22%) Windows
11 60 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 56 (30.27%) Configuration Management
13 52 (28.11%) Cisco
13 52 (28.11%) VMware
14 51 (27.57%) Ruby
14 51 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (27.57%) Java
15 48 (25.95%) JavaScript
16 47 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
17 46 (24.86%) Git (software)
18 42 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
18 42 (22.70%) TCP/IP
18 42 (22.70%) Firewall
19 41 (22.16%) Middleware
20 40 (21.62%) AWS CloudFormation
20 40 (21.62%) vRealize
21 39 (21.08%) Public Cloud

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (11.89%) OpenStack
2 15 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 15 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 12 (6.49%) Confluence
4 11 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.41%) Mule
5 10 (5.41%) Mule ESB
5 10 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (3.24%) CloudStack
7 5 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.62%) JBoss
9 2 (1.08%) Apache
9 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.54%) IIS
10 1 (0.54%) nginx
Business Applications
1 12 (6.49%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 141 (76.22%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (21.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (12.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (12.43%) IaaS
6 20 (10.81%) SaaS
7 14 (7.57%) Akamai
7 14 (7.57%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (7.57%) GitHub
8 9 (4.86%) Boomi
8 9 (4.86%) Serverless
9 6 (3.24%) Runscope
9 6 (3.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (2.16%) Trello
11 3 (1.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.08%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (1.08%) Heroku
12 2 (1.08%) NuGet
12 2 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (37.30%) DNS
2 42 (22.70%) Firewall
2 42 (22.70%) TCP/IP
3 34 (18.38%) DHCP
4 28 (15.14%) HTTP
5 23 (12.43%) VPN
6 20 (10.81%) IPsec
6 20 (10.81%) SNMP
6 20 (10.81%) SSL
7 19 (10.27%) HTTPS
8 17 (9.19%) SAN
9 16 (8.65%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (7.57%) Internet
11 12 (6.49%) FTP
11 12 (6.49%) ICMP
11 12 (6.49%) POP3
11 12 (6.49%) Reverse Proxy
11 12 (6.49%) SMTP
11 12 (6.49%) Telnet
11 12 (6.49%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) NoSQL
2 24 (12.97%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.57%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.32%) MySQL
7 6 (3.24%) Endeca
8 5 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.16%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.62%) Big Data
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.54%) DB2
12 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 71 (38.38%) Jenkins
2 46 (24.86%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.73%) JIRA
4 14 (7.57%) Gerrit
5 12 (6.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (4.32%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.32%) Vagrant
7 6 (3.24%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.24%) JUnit
7 6 (3.24%) Mockito
7 6 (3.24%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.70%) GitLab
8 5 (2.70%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.16%) CircleCI
9 4 (2.16%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.16%) VersionOne
9 4 (2.16%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.62%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.62%) Subversion
General
1 18 (9.73%) Retail
2 15 (8.11%) Finance
3 5 (2.70%) Marketing
3 5 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) French Language
4 2 (1.08%) German Language
4 2 (1.08%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (21.62%) Linux Engineer
3 32 (17.30%) Systems Engineer
4 26 (14.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 25 (13.51%) Automation Engineer
6 22 (11.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 22 (11.89%) Senior DevOps
6 22 (11.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 21 (11.35%) AWS DevOps
7 21 (11.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
9 19 (10.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 19 (10.27%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (9.73%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 17 (9.19%) Architect
12 12 (6.49%) AWS Architect
12 12 (6.49%) Developer
12 12 (6.49%) Network Systems Engineer
13 10 (5.41%) Software Engineer
13 10 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.16%) Middleware
2 36 (19.46%) Web Services
3 23 (12.43%) XML
4 20 (10.81%) JSON
5 19 (10.27%) SOAP
6 17 (9.19%) HTML
7 13 (7.03%) RESTful
8 12 (6.49%) YAML
9 10 (5.41%) Apache Camel
9 10 (5.41%) React
10 9 (4.86%) 802.1X
11 8 (4.32%) OAuth
12 7 (3.78%) .NET
12 7 (3.78%) CSS
13 6 (3.24%) Backbone.js
13 6 (3.24%) J2EE
13 6 (3.24%) RAML
13 6 (3.24%) Swagger
13 6 (3.24%) WireMock
13 6 (3.24%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.08%) Public Cloud
2 37 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 28 (15.14%) Linux Command Line
4 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (8.11%) Computer Science
6 14 (7.57%) Replication
7 12 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (4.86%) User Experience
9 8 (4.32%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (3.78%) Cloud Native
10 7 (3.78%) Life Science
10 7 (3.78%) Private Cloud
11 5 (2.70%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (1.62%) Internet of Things
13 2 (1.08%) BYOD
13 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 159 (85.95%) Linux
2 71 (38.38%) Unix
3 67 (36.22%) Windows
4 26 (14.05%) CentOS
5 24 (12.97%) Windows Server
6 18 (9.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (7.57%) Android
7 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (6.49%) Solaris
9 6 (3.24%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.08%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.54%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (76.76%) DevOps
2 56 (30.27%) Configuration Management
3 51 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (16.76%) Test Automation
6 29 (15.68%) High Availability
6 29 (15.68%) Load Balancing
7 28 (15.14%) Service Management
8 27 (14.59%) Software Engineering
9 26 (14.05%) Continuous Deployment
9 26 (14.05%) Network Monitoring
10 24 (12.97%) Mentoring
11 23 (12.43%) ITIL
12 22 (11.89%) Project Management
13 21 (11.35%) Open Source
14 20 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (9.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
15 17 (9.19%) Scrum
16 16 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (8.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 116 (62.70%) Python
2 71 (38.38%) Bash Shell
2 71 (38.38%) PowerShell
3 51 (27.57%) Java
3 51 (27.57%) Ruby
4 48 (25.95%) JavaScript
5 37 (20.00%) SQL
6 24 (12.97%) Perl
7 15 (8.11%) PHP
8 12 (6.49%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.78%) C#
10 4 (2.16%) C++
10 4 (2.16%) XPath
10 4 (2.16%) XQuery
11 3 (1.62%) AWK
11 3 (1.62%) C
12 2 (1.08%) VBScript
13 1 (0.54%) Go
13 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (12.97%) Degree
2 10 (5.41%) MCSE
2 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.41%) Sun Certification
3 9 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.24%) AWS Certification
5 5 (2.70%) MCITP
5 5 (2.70%) MCP
5 5 (2.70%) MCSA
6 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.62%) CCNP
7 3 (1.62%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.11%) GCP
2 11 (5.95%) QA
3 6 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.70%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (42.16%) Docker
2 42 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (14.59%) Active Directory
4 23 (12.43%) vSphere
5 19 (10.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 19 (10.27%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (7.57%) VirtualBox
7 12 (6.49%) Samba
8 9 (4.86%) VMware NSX
9 7 (3.78%) Xen
10 4 (2.16%) LXC
11 2 (1.08%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.08%) KVM
12 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 167 (90.27%) Puppet
2 117 (63.24%) Ansible
3 40 (21.62%) vRealize
4 38 (20.54%) Terraform
5 28 (15.14%) vCenter Server
6 23 (12.43%) Kubernetes
7 13 (7.03%) Nagios
8 12 (6.49%) Rancher
8 12 (6.49%) Sysdig
9 6 (3.24%) Salt
10 5 (2.70%) Grafana
10 5 (2.70%) Munin
10 5 (2.70%) ZABBIX
11 4 (2.16%) CA Service Virtualization
12 3 (1.62%) Graphite
12 3 (1.62%) Graylog
13 2 (1.08%) WhatsUp Gold
14 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.54%) Kibana
14 1 (0.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 52 (28.11%) Cisco
1 52 (28.11%) VMware
2 39 (21.08%) Splunk
3 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
4 31 (16.76%) AppDynamics
4 31 (16.76%) BMC
4 31 (16.76%) ServiceNow
4 31 (16.76%) WorldPay
5 29 (15.68%) Google
5 29 (15.68%) Oracle
6 27 (14.59%) Citrix
6 27 (14.59%) F5
7 26 (14.05%) Fortinet
8 24 (12.97%) HP
9 22 (11.89%) Juniper
10 21 (11.35%) IBM
11 16 (8.65%) New Relic
11 16 (8.65%) Red Hat
12 12 (6.49%) Intel
13 11 (5.95%) Aruba